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Dr. Troy Reyna
Board Certified, Pediatric Surgery
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What could cause a swollen upper lip?

Dr. Troy Reyna
Board Certified, Pediatric Surgery
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What could cause a swollen upper lip?

Chanchre sore: This is probably a chanchre or fever blister. These are usually related to stress. An oral antiviral will usually speed resolution. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Bhavin Patel
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Lip Swelling (Definition)

Lip swelling is a clinical finding in which the lips are enlarged due to extra fluid accumulation in the tissue of the lip. This can be due to ...Read more


Dr. Peter Ihle
Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery
49 years in practice
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Can kissing cause a swollen upper lip?

Dr. Peter Ihle
Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery
49 years in practice
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Can kissing cause a swollen upper lip?

Could: Depends on how passionate it was, and if ur partner bit or sucked on ur lip. ...Read more

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Dr. Paul Grin
Board Certified, Pain Management
31 years in practice
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What causes swollen lips after making out?

Dr. Paul Grin
Board Certified, Pain Management
31 years in practice
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What causes swollen lips after making out?

HSV1: Herpes simplex is highly contagious and can easily be transferred by the exchange of a lip kissing.The good news is that HSV1 often clear without any treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Tarek Hamid
Board Certified, Dentistry
4 years in practice
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What causes swollen lips in the morning?

Dr. Tarek Hamid
Board Certified, Dentistry
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What causes swollen lips in the morning?

Allergy?: That could be as a result to allergic reaction to certain type of meds. Or foods. See a doctor to determine the cause of the swollen lips. ...Read more

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Dr. Paul Grin
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What do I cure to my swollen lips caused by kissing? How long it last before its heal?

Dr. Paul Grin
Board Certified, Pain Management
31 years in practice
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Swelling and kiss: To get rid of swollen lips fast apply cold compress, Aloe Vera gel and do not be too aggressive on your lips. ...Read more

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Dr. Richard Ruden
Board Certified, Dentistry
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What could cause purple swollen lips?

Dr. Richard Ruden
Board Certified, Dentistry
33 years in practice
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What could cause purple swollen lips?

Many causes: Purple lips, also known as cyanosis in medical terminology, is caused by the discoloration of the skin and membranes. The area that is affected by cyanosis appears to be bluish in color. Though purple lips can be caused due to cold weather, it can also be a cause for concern, as it may be a symptom of underlying diseases related to the heart and respiratory system. ...Read more

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Dr. Richard Scotti
Board Certified, Endodontics
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What could cause upper lip swelling in the morning?

Dr. Richard Scotti
Board Certified, Endodontics
31 years in practice
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You biting it: If you bit your lip in your sleep, this could account for it. You need to have a dentist evaluate it. ...Read more

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Dr. Steven Corben
Board Certified, Cosmetic Dentistry
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What is the cause and (desi) remedy for swollen lips.?

Dr. Steven Corben
Board Certified, Cosmetic Dentistry
35 years in practice
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Allergic reaction?: Swollen lips can be caused by a topical or systemic allergic reaction, side effect of medications, trauma etc. Depending on the cause, Benadryl could be taken and/or topical steroid swabbed on the area. If there is a cut or infection, antibiotic may be needed. Go see your dentist! ...Read more

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Board Certified, Allergy and Immunology
12 years in practice
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What could cause swollen lips if not allergies?

Dr. Jack Mutnick
Board Certified, Allergy and Immunology
12 years in practice
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Angioedema: Angioedema is a classic cause of swollen lips, especially if it is just one part or just a certain side of the lip. Could also be due to a cold sore or canker sore or even an infection with bacteria if it is all red, puffy, swollen and warm to the touch. ...Read more

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Dr. Tara Passow
Board Certified, Dermatology
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Does sulfameth cause swollen lips, tongue pain?

Dr. Tara Passow
Board Certified, Dermatology
35 years in practice
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Does sulfameth cause swollen lips, tongue pain?

It could.: Allergic reaction or oral candidiasis (thrush) could be related to use of an antibiotic like sulfameth, so you could experience swollen lips and tongue pain. ...Read more

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